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The church in Volmunster
The church in Volmunster
Coat of arms of Volmunster
Coat of arms
Volmunster is located in France
Location within Grand Est region
Volmunster is located in Grand Est
Coordinates: 49°07′21″N 7°21′24″E / 49.1225°N 7.3567°E / 49.1225; 7.3567Coordinates: 49°07′21″N 7°21′24″E / 49.1225°N 7.3567°E / 49.1225; 7.3567
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Bitche
Intercommunality CC du Pays de Bitche
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Schaff
Area1 14.91 km2 (5.76 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 896
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57732 /57720
Elevation 242–368 m (794–1,207 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Volmunster (German: Wolmünster, Lorraine Franconian: Wolminschter) is a commune in the Moselle department of the Grand Est administrative region in north-eastern France.

The village belongs to the Pays de Bitche and to the Northern Vosges Regional Nature Park.

Localities of the commune: Eschviller, Weiskirch.

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